fFighter against poverty – THE SAINT IZABEL DAYCARE
HERBERT Jose de Souza is a small, fragile-looking man. But his large deep-set eyes betray the strength and fire that has galvanised his life-long fight for political democracy and against social ills and injustice.
THE SAINT IZABEL DAYCARE
“It happened suddenly, like how everything happens”. These were the last words of an article titled “The Day of the Cure” published in 1992 in a Brazilian newspaper, Jornal do Brasil (1). The article narrates how Herbert de Souza ” a well-known Brazilian sociologist and activist, nicknamed Betinho ” imagines the day when the cure for AIDS is announced.